Beach Cambuca Live Plant (Myrciaria strigipes)
Myrciaria strigipes, commonly known as cambucá da praia or cabeludinha da praia, is a species of plant in the family Myrtaceae. It is an evergreen shrub or small tree, native to E.Brazil. The tree is harvested from the wild for its edible fruit. It produces edible yellowish fruits between 22 and 28mm in diameter. They are normally consumed raw, the fruit has been described as tasting somewhere between Myrciaria glazioviana and Plinia cauliflora.
Common Name: Beach Cambuca, Cambuca do Praia
Botanical Name: Myrciaria strigipes
Bloom Time/Fruiting: 3-4 Years
Maintenance Required: Moderate